Etching/engraving on wove paper. on paper.
Size in cm: The overall size is ca. 16.2 x 23 cm. The image size is ca. 15.5 x 22.4 cm. Size in inch: The overall size is ca. 6.4 x 9.1 inch. The image size is ca. 6.1 x 8.8 inch.
Antique print, untitled. Several male and female figures surround the old figure of Jean-Jacques Rousseau, clothing him. Frontispiece to the Confessions. From “Les Confessions” by Jean-Jacques Rousseau, published ca. 1795.Artists and Engravers: Made by ‘Philippe Triere’ after ‘Charles-Nicolas Cochin’. Philippe Triere (1756-1815) was a French engraver. Charles-Nicolas Cochin (1715-1790) was a French engraver and designer, writer and art critic.
Condition: Good, given age. Print attached to carrier sheet. Sheet a little browned, creases in the corners (where the sheet is attached to carrier) General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: ANTIQUE PRINT-JEAN JACQUES ROUSSEAU-CONFESSIONS-FRONTISPIECE-COCHIN-TRIERE